Eye on the controversies over the weight cut of Paulo Costa for UFC Vegas 41, Anthony Johnson criticism of the former belt challenger was not saved. The Brazilian had two category changes for his fight with Marvin Vettori, this Saturday.
“I missed the weight cut three times, when I was fighting in the UFC. Same as me I knew it would be difficult, I was still trying to push myself to the limit and didn’t look for a hunted fight because I was lazy. Costa wants glory, but without working for it. Never make up apologies or get off ”, explained Johnson in their stories of Instagram.
The controversy of the stellar of UFC Vegas 41, started after the press conference, Vettori affirmed that the Brazilian was with problems in the balance. In sequence, the Brazilian himself affirmed that he would not be able to reach the limit of average weights.
In an interview with ESPN, Paul and Marvin reached a verbal agreement on hunted weight. Later, UFC announced that the fight would take place in the 88.5 kilos. On Thursday night, yet another change occurred. The combat, which was to take place in the 88.5, will now be done in the light fulls.
Manager of Vettori, Ali Abdelaziz also criticized Coast for their conduct. On social networks, he accused the Brazilian of disrespecting his professional colleagues, in addition to insinuating that he would seek to have the fight canceled.